OSU graduate congratulated



Editor: The family of Stephanie Lewis congratulates her for graduating from The Ohio State University with a bachelor’s of science in education with honors and distinction, cum laude. Steve and Melissa Lewis Millersport

School lunches



School lunch menus for the week of September 8. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Pizza bites, buttered corn, choice of fruit, and Scooby snacks. Tuesday: Mini corn dogs, baked beans, Fritos, and fruit bar. Wednesday: Potato bowl w/popcorn chicken/corn/gravy, fruit crisp, and roll & butter. Thursday: Cheeseburger, seasoned fries, and choice of fruit. Friday: Specialty pizza, garden salad w/dressing, and choice […]

Willis E. Akers



Willis E. Akers, age 50, passed away on Monday, Sept. 1, 2008, at Heartland Fairfield in Pleasantville. Willis was born on October 3, 1957, in Columbus to the late Willis and Annaruth (Lucaus) Akers. He served in the U.S. Army. He is survived by his brother, Daniel Akers; nieces, Danielle, Victoria and Bobbie Jean; nephew, Daniel Jr.; and five great […]

William K. Bowman



A memorial service for William K. Bowman, 82, of Heath, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, at St. John’s United Church, 285 W. National Drive, Newark, with the Rev. Nancy Millwater officiating. Private entombment will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery, where military honors will be observed by the Licking County Veterans Alliance. Mr. Bowman died Sept. 1, 2008, at Licking […]

Vella Kile



Funeral service for Vella Kile, 84, of Thornville, were August 31, 2008, at Boring-Sheridan Funeral Home, Thornville, with Pastor Steve Shaw officiating. Burial will be in McBride Cemetery in Missouri. Vella passed away Thursday, Aug. 28, 2008, at Riverside Hospital in Columbus. She was born March 17, 1924, in Wright County, Mo., to the late General and Cecilia (Williams) Snow. […]

Harry J. Parr



Harry J. Parr, age 86, formerly of Thornville, passed away August 28, 2008, at Deaconess Hospital in Cincinnati. Harry was born in Newark on August 23, 1922, to the late Harry and Ora (Oden) Parr. He served in the US Army and worked at Ashland Oil for 45 years. He is survived by his daughter in-law, Pat Parr of Hebron; […]

James P. Reed



No services will be observed for James P. Reed, 51, of Hebron. James passed away Aug. 29, 2008, at the Arlington Care Center. He was born Sept. 8, 1956, in Harrisburg, Pa., to the late George L. Reed and Betty J. (Palmer) Reed-McClellan. James worked for Headstrum Co. in Johnstown, Pa. He is survived by his son, Justin Grassmeyer, of […]

Thomas Shea



A graveside service for Thomas Shea, 66, of Glenford, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 4, at Olivet Cemetery, with Pastor Tom Myers officiating, and a military service afterward. Tom entered eternal rest on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2008, at home with his family by his side. Tom was born July 17, 1942, in Queens County, N.Y., to Vincent and […]

Police activity reports



Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore • July 6: Police assisted a motorist locked out of a vehicle at Johnson Park. • July 7: Police assisted a motorist locked out of a vehicle on West Market Street. • July 8: A Washington Street resident reported hearing a gunshot in the Ohio 256 area. Police didn’t see anyone in the […]

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